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4-inch Samsung Galaxy S III mini officially unveiled

11 October, 2012 | Read the news | Post your comment
4-inch Samsung Galaxy S III mini officially unveiled - read the full textNo, we didn’t scale the images wrong, it's the new Samsung I8190 Galaxy S III mini that was just announced in Germany. Brought on by an increasing demand for 4" droids with good specs, the S III mini wants to please people who find the 4.8" screen of its big brother to be just too big. Bearing...

 

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Marketing tricks over Engineering.

Is Samsung turning into another Apple Inc.?

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  • 2012-10-12 02:28
  • wMHH

go to galaxy nexus instead and forget this crap. overpriced phone

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  • 2012-10-12 02:23
  • thu9

> In reply to TheMan @ 2012-10-11 19:27 from fqeB - click to readyou seriously need to go to school... you are comparing Donut with the unreleased power of 920... wake up kid

anonymouse

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  • 2012-10-12 01:58
  • XNtq

With what I just read about this phone the HTC one S is a better pay for your money.

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  • 2012-10-12 01:34
  • YcPn

you have to match the quality and the specs of the phone into its price.. 5mp and 1500mah battery with that price i dont like it, well you can have galaxy s2 which also supports jellybean with that price better than this one.. they have to drop the price in order to worth it..

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  • 2012-10-12 01:08
  • P@1G

S Advance specs at S2 price, good luck Samsung u need lot's of it if u wish this to sell well.

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  • 2012-10-12 00:48
  • vV5G

Seriously people. Did you expect Samsung to release a phone to rival it's flagship phone. It's a flagship for a reason. It's a midrange phone with jb. Price will go down. Expect this to replace Samsung other midrangers.

S3 owner

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  • 2012-10-12 00:40
  • Lh}2

Really. That spec for nearly $500 phone.

The only resemblance to the original S3 is by its name.
This phone shouldn't cost more than $250 - $300 retail.

There are other much better bargains out there.

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  • 2012-10-12 00:37
  • 0@bM

With a stupid move like this, Samsung has given android supporters cause to doubt their credibility. Last year, I bought a Sony Xperia Neo V because I could not stomach the specs and price combo for Samsung devices.
I am an ardent Samsung supporter but this piece of devlin should not be called by the hallowed name S3 mini. Call it galaxy ace mega and be done with it. Retarded specs and stupid spinoff attempt.
How to get our collective opinions to Samsung management before they launch this fiasco of a phone and lose a large customer base and goodwill.
Cheesy epic fail of a fragging phone. Almost made me.go looking for an iPhone 5 to murder in rage.

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  • 2012-10-12 00:10
  • ftVi

Now what happened? 4 inch ... Samsung fans were crying loud on Iphone 5... Apple is so accurate.. cheap plastics,,,,

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  • 2012-10-12 00:05
  • s8Ge

I would be happy if samsung pulls d brks a lil on manufacturing all these plenty fons. i think they r just too many and confusing. i use d S3 and i love it ba smaller S3 with lower specs is not necessary. At least if so they should have kept 95% of d software same.

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  • 2012-10-12 00:01
  • N7AQ

> In reply to TheApprentice @ 2012-10-11 23:38 from tt1y - click to readyes i have read it dear
but actually it takes a lot of time to come to market and sometimes production is stopped even before product reaching to all countries as india

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  • 2012-10-11 23:42
  • bENN

> In reply to maan aryan @ 2012-10-11 23:32 from bENN - click to readHave you even read the title? forget the article

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  • 2012-10-11 23:38
  • tt1y

the loooks are same as the galaxy s duos & all others specifications are same as galaxy s advance
i doubt whether this phone will be coming to market or nor or its just a rumour.....

person who is going for 4" will surely go for s duos or s advance with cheep price range having 768 mb ram

and if its coming in the same price range i.e around 20k
then its going to sell a lot

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  • 2012-10-11 23:32
  • bENN

the image is same as the galaxy s duos having 4" screen with single core a5 processor with 760mb ram

i dont know whether actually there will be any sIII mini or not and when it will be coming or not

bcoz it has looks of s duos & all specifications are of galaxy s advance

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  • 2012-10-11 23:19
  • bENN

> In reply to Yani @ 2012-10-11 21:18 from 3pwj - click to readScamsung..... I like that name!!!!!! Very appropriate!

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  • 2012-10-11 22:40
  • gAac

This isn't a bad phone but definately clever marketing by Samsung. Put the name Galaxy S3 Mini, same specs as an older Samsung, a sexy little body, add on a big price tag and Wala! People rush out to buy this phone. This isn't worth more than £200 so anyone paying £300+ are insane! People accuse iphone owners for paying just for the logo but this is just paying a lot for a mid range phone!

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  • 2012-10-11 22:38
  • gAac

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2012-10-11 20:36 from MDVw - click to readSurprisingly my nokia 808 can multitask more than 20 apps at time...u cant even do that on any Android device...so forget about the REAL multitasking on android...

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  • 2012-10-11 22:14
  • 44%c

> In reply to Yani @ 2012-10-11 21:18 from 3pwj - click to readfunny question with funny answer (many will buy this phone except you)

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  • 2012-10-11 21:54
  • P@1G

Same old Scamsung is up with its tricks again!
First the rumors of a S3 mini emerge and all are theorizing that the mini will have same internal specs as S3, but smaller 4" screen --> WIN!
And now this deformity of a phone comes out. Scamsung is again trying to scamm people into buying this utter c...
This phone was released by Scamsung just to make fun of iP5 (4" screen) and the new iPad mini (S3 mini name) (two for the price of one).
I feel sorry for the poor chaps who will buy this phone!
(SGS1 owner!)

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  • 2012-10-11 21:18
  • 3pwj

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